The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 148 148 154
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 32 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.79% 0.38% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.41% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 3
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3856 2940 3366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.02% 94.26% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2521 1721 2514
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Front-End Developer
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Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Scotland region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +1 19 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Edinburgh -27 12 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Fife - 1 £32,500 -
Front-End Developer
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Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 81 (97.59%) JavaScript
2 77 (92.77%) HTML
2 77 (92.77%) CSS
3 49 (59.04%) HTML5
3 49 (59.04%) CSS3
4 45 (54.22%) jQuery
5 23 (27.71%) Java
6 22 (26.51%) Content Management
7 20 (24.10%) PHP
8 19 (22.89%) MVC
9 18 (21.69%) Scrum
9 18 (21.69%) Backbone.js
10 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (18.07%) AngularJS
12 14 (16.87%) .NET
12 14 (16.87%) CMS
13 12 (14.46%) Ajax
13 12 (14.46%) Degree
14 11 (13.25%) TDD
14 11 (13.25%) Python
15 10 (12.05%) JSP
15 10 (12.05%) Web Development
15 10 (12.05%) Ember.js
15 10 (12.05%) Node.js
16 8 (9.64%) Parsley
16 8 (9.64%) Inversion of Control
16 8 (9.64%) Drupal
16 8 (9.64%) Mathematics
16 8 (9.64%) Marketing
16 8 (9.64%) JMS

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (16.87%) CMS
2 10 (12.05%) Node.js
3 8 (9.64%) Drupal
4 6 (7.23%) WordPress
5 1 (1.20%) TeamSite
5 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.20%) concrete5
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.41%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.20%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.20%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) MySQL
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.23%) Mocha
2 6 (7.23%) Subversion
2 6 (7.23%) Jasmine
3 4 (4.82%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (4.82%) PhoneGap
4 3 (3.61%) QUnit
4 3 (3.61%) Maven
4 3 (3.61%) JSUnit
4 3 (3.61%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.20%) WebStorm
5 1 (1.20%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (9.64%) Marketing
2 7 (8.43%) Finance
3 5 (6.02%) Banking
4 3 (3.61%) Games
5 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (92.77%) HTML
1 77 (92.77%) CSS
2 49 (59.04%) HTML5
2 49 (59.04%) CSS3
3 45 (54.22%) jQuery
4 18 (21.69%) Backbone.js
5 15 (18.07%) AngularJS
6 14 (16.87%) .NET
7 12 (14.46%) Ajax
8 10 (12.05%) JSP
8 10 (12.05%) Ember.js
9 8 (9.64%) Parsley
9 8 (9.64%) JMS
10 7 (8.43%) Sass
11 6 (7.23%) Underscore.js
11 6 (7.23%) Apache Flex
11 6 (7.23%) JSON
12 5 (6.02%) Dojo
12 5 (6.02%) XHTML
12 5 (6.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Mathematics
1 8 (9.64%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (7.23%) W3C
3 2 (2.41%) Open Source
3 2 (2.41%) Social Media
4 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) UNIX
1 5 (6.02%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Android
2 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.51%) Content Management
2 19 (22.89%) MVC
3 18 (21.69%) Scrum
4 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (13.25%) TDD
6 10 (12.05%) Web Development
7 7 (8.43%) SEO
7 7 (8.43%) OO
7 7 (8.43%) BDD
7 7 (8.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (8.43%) Analytics
8 4 (4.82%) Automation Testing
8 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.82%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.82%) Kanban
9 3 (3.61%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.41%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (2.41%) Customer Engagement
11 1 (1.20%) Business Development
11 1 (1.20%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (97.59%) JavaScript
2 23 (27.71%) Java
3 20 (24.10%) PHP
4 11 (13.25%) Python
5 4 (4.82%) ECMAScript
5 4 (4.82%) C#
6 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.20%) Ruby
7 1 (1.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (7.23%) Facebook
2 5 (6.02%) Zend
3 4 (4.82%) Twitter
3 4 (4.82%) Google
4 2 (2.41%) Adobe
5 1 (1.20%) Telerik
5 1 (1.20%) Alterian
5 1 (1.20%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.20%) Ektron
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